State Health Policy
The Sacramento office provides state policymakers and the media a valuable local resource and a link to experts at CHCF's Oakland headquarters. The office hosts briefings on important issues of the day.
How is health care regulated in California? Learn how state agencies oversee the delivery of medical services and what information is available to the public.
An interactive infographic gives a behind-the-scenes look at the online application process for Covered California and how different individuals and families experience it.
The California Department of Public Health, with funding from CHCF's Free the Data initiative, has launched an online portal for health data that can be freely used and shared.
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Sacramento Office Manager & Program Associate916.329.4542
The picture of US health spending in 2012 was restrained. It marks the fourth straight year of historically low growth — only 3.7% — and no increase in health care's share of the economy.
Will California physicians be able to handle the Medi-Cal population surge? This report looks at physician participation in Medi-Cal and its implications for access to care.
The Affordable Care Act is changing health care for Californians — but how much? A new interactive data tool will provide insights. ACA 411
Objective information on health care costs, coverage, quality, and delivery supports effective decision-making. The Almanac provides data and analysis on California's health care system. Almanac
Select data charts and graphs from CHCF reports to create your own presentation.